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  • adv. Lengthwise, in the longer direction.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adv. Lengthwise.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Longwise; lengthwise.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. country dancing performed with couples in two long lines facing each other
  • adv. in the direction of the length


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